Jana Herzen

Artist

Biography

Jana Herzen is a singer-songwriter with folk, world, rock and jazz influences who founded Motéma Music, a Harlem-based record label focused on virtuosic jazz and world music. As A&R Director and President of Motéma, she has grown the label from its early days in San Francisco, where it would release 2 to 3 albums in a year, to an internationally-distributed imprint with over 80 releases by 40 artists including some of the worlds top jazz touring acts such as Randy Weston, Geri Allen, and Monty Alexander. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.